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Winterthur Museum Library

The library at the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum is a research center that contains a wide variety of written and visual materials that promote the interdisciplinary study of American art, material culture, and everyday life in America into the 20th century. It includes books, periodicals, archival material, printed ephemera, and both historical and modern photographs. Special strengths include manufacturers' and retailers' catalogs, resources that describe craft techniques, advice l...



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Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Manufactures--Catalogs.
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by Taylor, Alan
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Topic: United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Winterthur Museum Library
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Topics: Art glass--Catalogs, Glass painting and staining--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Art glass, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
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January 1909.
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
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by Berger, John
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"Based on the BBC television series with John Berger."
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Topics: Visual perception, Art, Perception visuelle, Schilderkunst, Psychologische aspecten
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
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Topics: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans--Catalogs, Prefabricated houses--Catalogs, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Jeremiah Rotherman & Co. (London, England)
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Topics: Interior decoration--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Manufactures--Catalogs.
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xx, 1097 p.; 24 cm
Topic: Art, Modern -- 19th century -- Philosophy
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by Beckert, Sven
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xxii, 615 pages : 25 cm
Topics: Cotton textile industry -- History, Cotton trade -- History, Cotton plantation workers -- History,...
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by Rice, Prudence M
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Bibliography: p. 487-542
Topics: Pottery, Ceramics
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by Gomez, Michael Angelo
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Winterthur Museum Library
by Threlkeld Granite Co. Ltd. (Keswick, Cumberland, Eng.)
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Topics: Tiles--Catalogs, Granite, Trade catalogs--Tiles.
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by William Cronon
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Topics: Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century, Chicago...
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xxxi, 654 p. : 28 cm
Topics: Pennsylvania -- History, Pennsylvania -- Civilization
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Slavery, Slaves, Esclavage, Esclaves, Slavernij, Negers, Sklaverei
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by Mintz, Sidney W. (Sidney Wilfred), 1922-2015
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xxx, 274 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : 24 cm
Topics: Sugar -- Social aspects -- History, Sugar trade -- Social aspects -- History, Sucre -- Aspect...
Winterthur Museum Library
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Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Clothing and dress.
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by Chevalier, Jean
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Topics: Signs and symbols -- Dictionaries, Folklore -- Dictionaries, Mythology -- Dictionaries, Symbolism...
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324 p., [8] p. of plates : 26 cm
Topics: Art -- Themes, motives, Aesthetics, Primitivism in art
Winterthur Museum Library
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Dress accessories--Catalogs, Dry-goods--Catalogs, Musical...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Stickley, Gustav, 1858-1942
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Topic: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans.
Winterthur Museum Library
by H. O'Neill & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
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Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Clothing and dress.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Paragon Embroidery Co. (Yokohama, Japan)
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Topic: Embroidery--Japan--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Robert Wood & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
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Topics: Architectural ironwork--Catalogs, Decoration and ornament--Catalogs,...
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 364-411)
Topics: Ballard, Martha, 1735-1812, Midwives, Midwifery, Sages-femmes
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Suburbs, Suburban life, Housing, Vie de la banlieue, Banlieues, Logement, Suburbanisatie,...
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by Hockney, David.
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Topics: Painting -- Technique -- History, Drawing -- Technique -- History, Painting -- Technological...
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by Patricia Martin
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Topics: Corporate sponsorship., Fund raising -- Management., Marketing -- Management., Nonprofit...
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by Lesy, Michael, 1945- comp; Van Schaick, Charles
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Originally presented as the author's thesis, Rutgers
Topic: Depressions
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by Glover, Thomas J
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542 p. : 14 cm
Topics: Technology -- Tables, Science -- Tables
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by Elizabeth Barlow Rogers
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Topics: History of specific subjects, Landscape art & architecture, Landscape architecture,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Henry Arthur & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
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Topic: Shoes--Catalogs.
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by Said, Edward W
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xi, 368 p. ; 25 cm
Topics: Orientalism, Imperialism, East and West, Asia -- Foreign public opinion, Occidental, Middle East --...
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Bibliography: p. 233-239
Topics: Embroidery, Women in art, Femininity
Winterthur Museum Library
by Montgomery Ward
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Topics: Household supplies--Catalogs, Dry-goods--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
464 p. : 31 cm
Topics: Textile design -- Themes, motives, Textile printing
Winterthur Museum Library
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Topic: Tiles--Catalogs.
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: National characteristics, French, Folklore
Winterthur Museum Library
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Topics: Built-in furniture--Catalogs, Woodwork--Catalogs, Millwork (Woodwork)--Catalogs, Trade...
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-235) and index
Topics: Social history, Women's studies, United States - State & Local - General, History: American,...
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194 p. : 22 cm
Topics: Brunelleschi, Filippo, 1377-1446, Santa Maria del Fiore (Cathedral : Florence, Italy), Domes --...
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by Martin, Thomas R., 1947-
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xiii, 252 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Greece -- History -- To 146 B.C, Greece, Greece -- History -- 0-323, Greece -- Civilization
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by Itten, Johannes, 1888-1967; van Haagen, Ernst, translator
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Translation of: Kunst der Farbe
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Topics: Color, Painting, Aesthetics
Source: folio
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by Meggs, Philip B
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xiii, 510 p. : 28 cm
Topics: Graphic design (Typography) -- History, Book design -- History
Topics: Jewelry--Catalogs, Clocks and watches--Catalogs, Silverware--Catalogs, Goldwork--Catalogs,...
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by King, Ronald, 1914-
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Bibliography: p. 13
Topic: Botanical illustration
Winterthur Museum Library
by Prang Educational Company
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Topics: Decoration and ornament--History, Prints--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Prints.
Winterthur Museum Library
by R. Williamson & Company
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Topics: Electric lighting--Catalogs, Interior lighting--Catalogs, Glass lampshades--Catalogs
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xi, 288 p. ; 25 cm
Topics: Statesmen -- United States -- Biography -- Anecdotes, Presidents -- United States -- Biography --...
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ix, 81 p., [4] leaves of plates : 21 cm
Topic: Color -- Study and teaching
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by Burcaw, George Ellis, 1921-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Museums, Museum techniques, Museumkunde, Museumbeheer, Musées, Muséologie, Museumskunde
Winterthur Museum Library
by Wernicke Co. (Grand Rapids, Mich.)
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Topics: Bookcases--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bookcases, Trade catalogs--Furniture
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural--Catalogs, Plasterwork, Decorative--Catalogs, Trade...
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by Blakesley, Rosalind P. (Rosalind Polly)
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272 pages : 30 cm
Topics: Arts and crafts movement -- History, Artes decorativas, Arts and crafts movement -- Histoire, Arts...
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by Rath, Richard Cullen
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xi, 227 p
Topics: Sound -- Social aspects -- United States -- History, Voice -- Social aspects -- United States --...
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by Cowan, Ruth Schwartz, 1941-
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x, 342 p. : 24 cm
Topic: Technology -- Social aspects -- United States -- History
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287 p. : 30 cm
Topics: Spirit photography -- Exhibitions, Mediums -- Portraits -- Exhibitions, Photography, Artistic --...
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by Steele, Valerie
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vii, 199 p. : 29 cm
Topics: Corsets -- History, Corsets -- Social aspects, Clothing and dress -- Erotic aspects
Winterthur Museum Library
by Christie & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
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Topic: Lace and lace making--Catalogs
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by Sears, Roebuck and Company
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Topics: Wallpaper--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Wallpaper
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xxxviii, 910 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Anthropology, Prehistoric, Human evolution
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by Lowenthal, David
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xxvii, 489 p. : 25 cm
Topics: History -- Philosophy, History
Source: removedNEL
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by Pakenham, Thomas, Hon
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Topics: Europe -- Colonies -- Africa -- History -- 19th century., Europe -- Colonies -- Africa -- History...
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v, 344 p. : 27 cm
Topics: Architecture and society -- Great Britain -- History, Country homes -- Great Britain -- History,...
Source: removedNEL
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by McAlester, Virginia, 1943-; McAlester, A. Lee (Arcie Lee), 1933-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 501-510) and index
Topics: Architecture, Domestic, Architecture domestique
Winterthur Museum Library
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Charles P. Limbert Co.
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Booklet no. 114.
Topics: Furniture Catalogs. Arts and crafts movement Catalogs. Cabinetmakers Catalogs, Trade catalogs...
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254 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Historic preservation -- United States, Historic sites -- Conservation and restoration -- United...
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by Jacob & Josef Kohn (Firm)
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Topics: Bentwood furniture--Catalogs, Furniture--Austria--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bentwood furniture,...
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by Carl F. Kaestle
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Topics: Public schools -- United States -- History -- 18th century, Public schools -- United States --...
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by Cumming, Valerie
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xii, 286 pages : 25 cm
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Topics: Clothing and dress -- History -- Dictionaries, Fashion -- History -- Dictionaries, Clothing and...
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by Perry, Dame & Co.
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Topic: Clothing and dress--Catalogs.